Travel Blogs from Syracuse
We woke up a little earlier today to make the hour long trip to Noto, famous for its Baroque architecture, almonds and the gelateria that purportedly makes the best ice-cream in the world! I have to bribe the girls with either the promise of shopping or something nice to eat if I expect them to traipse through Duomo after Duomo, or climb unendingly steep hills in search of castles and mosaics. I cunningly kept the address of Gelateria Costanza until the end of our visit, ...
At 8.00am we were driven by a chauffeur to the airport. We checked in with no wait at all and went to explore the airport which took about 10 minutes! Our plane left at 10.55am and was a smooth flight arriving in Catania at 11.50am. We then boarded a bus which took us to the terminal. We waited 30 minutes for the luggage to arrive on the conveyor. At last we proceded to the exit where we were met by another chauffeur who took us to the Una ...
... in their room and it hurt so, she and Nikki went to the Medical Center to have it looked at. Luckily it was not broken, just tender. We hope to not need to go back to the Health Center for any reason on this trip!
After dinner we walked, shopped and Nikki and the girls went to see Twice Charmed while I watched Hercules on the Funnel Vision.
Tonight we advance our clocks up by one hour ...
Leave Syracuse after a expresso which spit on me To the gta island and visit the castle in Syracuse Acireale first stop and saw a black rock beach but no volcano Aci trezza nothing much happen Aci Castello hard to drive as one road two way Return car in Catania airport Taxi to the port and ...
... route to Catania instead of the freeway. Around Liceta the landscape changed to plastic covered market gardens, covered grape vines,wind turbines, fields of solar panels and olive groves. Decided Liceta was a deviation too far so bypassed it and into Gela for coffee.
After Gela the scenery changed again, becomming desolate, deserted, burnt, interspersed with patches ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet